A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 267 km ESE of Kodiak, Alaska (166 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -148.674 West, latitude 56.5115 North, depth = 21.08 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.08 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/03/18 / 2018-03-08 00:07:54 / March 8, 2018 @ 12:07 am. The temblor was picked up at 14:07:54 / 2:07 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000d3ky. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18693060, us1000d3ky.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-five, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixty, in the past 30 days eight hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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